Where to stay around Melrand?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 191 holiday lettings near Melrand. From 106 cottages to 58 houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Melrand for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Melrand?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Melrand. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Village de l'An Mil: 501 holiday lettings
  • Hennebont Station: 2,170 holiday lettings
  • Lorient Branderion Station: 2,473 holiday lettings
  • Auray (XUY-Auray Train Station): 3,158 holiday lettings
  • Landaul-Mendon (Station): 3,108 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Melrand listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent cottages in Melrand?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 106 cottages in Melrand. Our other popular types of Melrand holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 58 self catering accommodations
  • Farmhouses: 8 self catering accommodations
  • Chalets: 3 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including mobile homes and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Melrand?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 98 holiday homes with pool available in Melrand. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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    Melrand Holiday Homes

    Make a holiday rental home or cottage in Melrand, France your home away from home.

    Melrand, France

    If your idea of the perfect holiday in Brittany is of walking, hiking, mountain biking and generally active days, Melrand is a good option to use as your holiday rental base. Set in the heart of the countryside and unspoilt by tourism, this attractive village is the perfect location in which to both relax and energise yourself. Bigger towns such as Pontivy and Lorient are also just a short distance away for when you crave more man-made pleasures.

    Things to do in Melrand, France

    People generally visit this part of Brittany for the countryside, and Melrand is surrounded by dense woodland and a number of winding rivers. Canoes and mountain bikes can be hired locally, and a number of active days can be spent exploring the flora and fauna that the region has to offer. Although the use of a hire car is recommended when staying in this region, consider using a slightly more demanding method of transport for your exploring.

    Melrand has a decent level of amenities for such a small village, with local shops including a traditional boulangerie, a butcher, a grocer, a couple of bars and an excellent restaurant. Although you will not find a pulsating nightlife in Melrand, an enjoyable meal and an entertaining night can still be had, all washed down with a glass or two of the excellent local wine.

    The tiny hamlet of Talroch (or Tal Rock) is classed as part of Melrand, and can be reached on foot within just a few minutes from Melrand centre. Due to the excellent stonework found in Talroch the area is a protected heritage area, and a number of enjoyable walks also start and end in the hamlet.

    Places to visit on holiday in Melrand, France

    After enjoying an array of outdoor walks and nature trails, many visitors to Melrand fancy heading to the coast for a day or two, and location dictates that it is usually the south coast of Brittany that they head for. On the coast, Lorient (41km) is one of the largest cities in Brittany, and has some excellent modern attractions to back up its natural wonders. Pontivy, the principal town in the area, is also just 17km away.

    Weather in Melrand, France

    Melrand has a warm, temperate climate that can be enjoyed throughout most of the year. Summer months are the busiest due to the chance of 30°C plus temperatures, so book your Melrand accommodation early if you are planning on visiting the town at this time of the year.

    Travel to Melrand, France

    International Airports are scarce in Brittany, and many visitors to the region choose to arrive via ferry at a port such as St Malo, 144km to the north. If you are intent on flying, Dinard Airport (DNR, also known as St Malo Airport) may be your best option, and reiceves UK flights from East Midlands and London Stansted through Ryanair. The airport is 134km from Melrand.

    Exploring the natural features in Melrand

    Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Melrand is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are some of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Quenecan Forest (14.4 mi / 23.1 km)
    • Parc Aquanature (16.1 mi / 26 km)